September 2016




Yes, I know that's Asiana, but it's still an A380...

Hawaiian Might Buy A380’s

Hawaiian Airlines has always intrigued me. They have a fairly “premium” brand, offering free meals and entertainment long after other US airlines had gotten rid of such frills in economy. They have just introduced a…


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Aviation Trivia #83

Did you know that the 747 is capable of carrying a fifth engine? While this fifth engine won’t be used to power the aircraft, it can be mounted on the wing such that the engine…


Austrian Airlines 767-300 at VIE

Austrian Launching Flights to Los Angeles

For a while there have been rumors circulating about Austrian potentially starting service from Vienna to Los Angeles this year. Austrian already flies to Miami, Chicago, Washington, New York, Atlanta, and Newark, so Los Angeles…



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Aviation Trivia #81

Did you know that LATAM is merely a combination of the airline names LAN and TAM and is not actually an abbreviation for anything? While LAN and TAM are both abbreviations (for Linea Aerea Nacional…